Author Archives: Shelia Myers

Sanctuary of hope

In today’s rat race, a spiritual retreat may seem like an indulgence but, according to Father Dennis Wait, it can be just the thing to restore inner peace.

Circle of life

Granted, “retirement” means something different in the vocabulary of a priest. But Father Pflumm tries always to reserve time for his spiritual reading, prayer, his fellow priests — and, of course, playing golf with his…
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Soccer’s in her blood

St. James Academy alumna gets a shot with professional soccer league by Shelia Myers Special to the Leaven A St. James Academy alumna had a dream come true when she was drafted to play in a…
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Faith incarcerated

Not for everybody, say volunteers, but ministry behind bars is touched by grace by Shelia Myers TOPEKA — As female inmates at the Topeka Correctional Facility (TCF) gathered for Mass celebrated by Archbishop Emeritus James…